• Short Summary

    Ice fishing carnival in Quebec - people cut holes in the ice and catch their dinner.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Quebec. Ice Can't Save Fish".

    St. Anne de la Perade, Quebec, Canada. Ice fishing carnival - people cut holes in the ice and catch their dinner.

    GV The French Canadian town of St. Anne de la Perade. LV Pan, snow mobile going through street. CU Fish flag. GV SV Man dressed in fish costume standing in front of the Ice Palace. LV Cabin being drawn on sledge by a horse going along street. GV Cabins on the ice. LV Pan, cabin on sledge arrives at its spot where men are cutting hole in ice. SV One man using hand saw to cut ice, pan to another man using motor band saw. CU Big lump of ice is lifted from the hole. SV The cabin is shifted over the hole. LV Gaily painted cabin. CU Snowman on roof. LV People in cabin fishing through hole in ice, girl stands up holding two fish she has caught. CU Match stick on line twirls to show bite. SV The fish takes the hook. SV Small girl hauls up fish. CU Fish is put into tin with a lot of others. LV Ext: at night, fish restaurant. SV Int: man is served with fish dinner. SV Ext: men dancing. SV People dancing round fiddler. GV Pan, the ice village.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:55:00 / 01:13:22:00

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